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Resene Paua V29-064-292 / #2a2551 Hex Color Code

#2a2551 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2a2551 is a dark shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #2a2551 is comprised of 16.47% red, 14.51% green and 31.76% blue. In the HSL color space #2a2551 has a hue of 247° (degrees), 37% saturation and 23% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 459.12 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#2a2551 linear gradient to complementary #4f7600

  1. #2a2551
  2. #363249
  3. #3f3f40
  4. #454c37
  5. #4a5a2c
  6. #4d681d
  7. #4f7600

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #231f4a
  2. #25214c
  3. #28234f
  4. #2a2551
  5. #2c2753
  6. #2f2956
  7. #312b58

Tones

  1. #2a2551
  2. #2e294d
  3. #312c4a
  4. #343046
  5. #373443
  6. #39373f
  7. #3b3b3b

Tints and Shades

#2a2551 to white

  1. #2a2551
  2. #4b446c
  3. #6d6688
  4. #908aa4
  5. #b4afc2
  6. #d9d7e0
  7. #ffffff

#2a2551 to black

  1. #2a2551
  2. #252044
  3. #1f1b37
  4. #1a162b
  5. #14111f
  6. #0c0913
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5540-R70B
      #272651
      ΔE = 0.980 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 40 5 280 / Lavendel 40
      #2c2850
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. 40 5 300 / Amethyst 35
      #342850
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Blast Off V33-085-285
      #262857
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 2.6%
    2. Violent Violet V30-051-297
      #2e2249
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 2.2%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3524 C
      #2f2951
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. 5255
      #2e2447
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 2.3%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6912
      #2a2a56
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 2.8%
    2. 6665
      #2c2b59
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  6. Ford

    1. ★ French Blue
      #222253
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Blue
      #2b2b59
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  7. RAL

    1. RAL 5022 / Night blue
      #252850
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 2.5%
    2. RAL 5002 / Ultramarine blue
      #20214f
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 2.0%
  8. Dupont

    1. CAS680
      #2f2a58
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 3.0%
  9. Chrysler

    1. Cobalt Blue
      #1f244e
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 2.1%
    2. Blue
      #23284f
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 2.4%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. Harbor Blue
      #1f244e
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 2.1%

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#2a2551 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2a2551 foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #2a2551">…</p>

#2a2551 background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #2a2551">…</p>

#2a2551 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2a2551">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2762065
Binary
00101010, 00100101, 01010001
Hexadecimal
#2a2551
LRV
≈ 2.4%
Closest short hex
#225 ΔE = 2.407
RGB
rgb(42, 37, 81)
RGBA
rgba(42, 37, 81, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.263, g: 0.231, b: 0.506
RYB
red: 0.165%, yellow: 0.145%, blue: 0.318%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14015151 / 0xff2a2551
HSL
hsl(247, 37%, 23%)
HSLA
hsla(247, 37%, 23%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 247° (246.818), saturation: 54% (0.543), value: 32% (0.318)
HSP
hue: 246.818, saturation: 54.321%, perceived brightness: 17.881%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 268.882, S: 44.009, L: 17.504
Cubehelix
H: -117.482, S: 0.531, L: 0.170
TSL
T: -3.232, S: 0.167, L: 0.171
CMYK
cyan: 48% (0.481), magenta: 54% (0.543), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 68% (0.682)
CMY
cyan: 84% (0.835), magenta: 85% (0.855), yellow: 68% (0.682)
XYZ
X: 3.101, Y: 2.409, Z: 8.085
xyY
x: 0.228, y: 0.177, Y: 2.409
CIELab
L: 17.504, a: 15.360, b: -26.297
CIELuv
L: 17.504, u: -0.563, v: -28.860
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 17.504, C: 30.454, H: 300.289
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 17.504, C: 28.865, H: 268.882
Hunter-Lab
L: 15.522, a: 8.499, b: -20.016
CIECAM02
J: 12.804, C: 31.286, h: 279.050, Q: 70.499, M: 27.359, s: 62.296, H: 321.495
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.447, jaune: -4.768, green: -0.710
LMS
L: 1.995, M: 1.957, S: 7.992
YCbCr
Y: 53.380, Cb: 146.576, Cr: 127.071
YCgCo
Y: 49.250, Cg: -12.250, Co: 0.750
YDbDr
Y: 43.511, Db: 56.402, Dr: 2.883
YPbPr
Y: 41.233, Pb: 21.425, Pr: 0.476
xvYCC
Y: 51.412, Cb: 146.820, Cr: 128.418
YIQ
Y: 43.511, I: -11.157, Q: 14.747
YUV
Y: 43.511, U: 18.449, V: -1.325
Munsell Color System
10PB 2/6 ΔE = 3.568
Brand Color
HootSuite ΔE = 8.211

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